Etihad Airways congratulates Martin Kaymer, Guest Ambassador, on U.S. Open Win

ABU DHABI: Etihad Airways has congratulated its Guest Ambassador, Martin Kaymer, for his runaway win at golf s U.S. Open in Pinehurst, North Carolina.

Kaymer held his nerve to win the tournament, one of golf s four majors, by 8 shots after dominating for all four days, to end nine under par overall.

It is Kaymer s second tournament success since joining the Etihad Airways Guest Ambassador programme in January 2014, having won the Players Championship at Sawgrass, Florida, in May.

Peter Baumgartner, Etihad Airways Chief Commercial Officer, said, “We are delighted for Martin and congratulate him on another fantastic career achievement in winning the US Open.

In addition to the Players Championship and U.S. Open in 2014, the German star has also won the 2010 US PGA Championship, the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship in 2008, 2010 and 2011 and holed Europe s winning putt in the 2012 Ryder Cup.

As an Etihad Guest Ambassador, Kaymer regularly takes part in Etihad Airways corporate initiatives and promotions in his home country of Germany as well as other key markets for the airline around the world.